Small Group Swing: Jazz Bands From the 20s, 30s & 40s Audio CD
Swing comes in many guises, uses many voices, but its essentials never change: 'rhythmic propulsion... a flowing beat... exciting jazz performances'. No doubt about it, Duke Ellington was right. Truly, it don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing
Track List: Track Listing Stuff Smith - Upstairs Chick Webb - Ain't Got Nobody/In A Little Spanish Town Bunny Berigan - Chicken And Waffles Louis Jordan - Swingin' In The Coconut Trees Louis Jordan - Doug The Jitterbug The Spencer Trio - Baby, Won't You Please Come Home? The Spencer Trio - Lorna Doone Shortbread Bud Freeman - Three Little Words Joe Venuti - Raggin' The Scale Adrian Rollini - Josephine Artie Shaw - Dr. Livingstone, I Presume/When The Quail Come Back To San Quentin Kansas City Six - Countless Blues Harry James - Home James Art Tatum - Body & Soul Cleo Brown - I'll Take The South Fats Waller - The Minor Drag New Orleans Rhythm Kings - Oh
Susannah, Dust Off That Old Piano Johnny Dodds - 29th And Dearborn Benny Goodman - China Boy Tommy Dorsey - When The Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves For Alabam'